UMaine football players honored as All-Americans

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ORONO, MAINE (WABI) - Sterling Sheffield has been named first team FCS All-American. This is one of the biggest honors this year for the linebacker who seems to win several post season awards every week.

Manny Patterson is a 2nd team All-American. The defensive back finished 3rd nationally in pass break-ups per game. He had three interceptions this season, two of them came in the playoffs.

Two other UMaine players, Deshawn Stevens and Liam Dobson received sophomore All-America honors.